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  • Bond fund giant Pimco hires Bernanke as adviser

    Pimco has hired former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke as a senior adviser, the bond fund manager said Wednesday. It's the latest private venture for Bernanke, who since his departure from the nation's central bank last year has been on the...
  • Comparing the US Federal Reserve's views on rates, economy

    A comparison of the Federal Reserve's statements from its two-day meeting that ended Wednesday and its meeting March 17-18: INTEREST RATE TIMING: Now: The Fed has removed all calendar-date references to when it might raise short-term rates, and will...
  • Economy barely grows in first quarter, could cause Fed to delay rate hike

    Economy barely grows in first quarter, could cause Fed to delay rate hike
    The economy barely grew in the first quarter as bad winter weather, the West Coast port dispute, falling oil prices and a rising dollar took a heavy toll. The weaker-than-expected report Wednesday confirmed recent data indicating a slowdown in growth...
  • Asia stocks fall as investors brace for weak US growth data

    Asian stocks sank Wednesday as investors braced for a U.S. growth report and Fed policy statement that are expected to provide the latest signs of slowing momentum in the world's biggest economy. KEEPING SCORE: Hong Kong's benchmark Hang Seng index...
  • 1st-quarter profits look bad -- but could have been worse

    1st-quarter profits look bad -- but could have been worse
    This has to be the classic good news-bad news story. The bad news is that U.S. companies are about half way through reporting profits for the first three months of this year and the results are disappointing. In fact, this could be the first time...
  • With economy uncertain, no Fed rate hike is seen before fall

    For 6¬Ĺ years, the Federal Reserve has held its key interest rate near zero, and for nearly that long the financial world has speculated about when the Fed will start raising it. Don't look for it soon. That's the view of most economists, who say a...
  • Asian markets tepid ahead of major earnings, Fed meeting

    Asian stock markets were lukewarm Tuesday, taking a cue from losses on Wall Street ahead of earnings from major Asian companies and the Federal Reserve's policy meeting. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 outperformed the region, gaining 0.5 percent to...
  • AP National News Calendar

    Eds: Major scheduled events for the week of April 26-May 2. Note that many events are subject to change at the last minute. The following economic reports will be issued in Washington (all times EDT), unless otherwise noted: SUNDAY: No events of note....
  • Business events scheduled for the coming month

    All times are Eastern FRIDAY, May 1 WASHINGTON —Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for April, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases construction spending for March, 10 a.m. DETROIT — Automakers release...
  • The Week Ahead: News, or no news, of higher interest rates

    Another Federal Reserve decision on interest rates comes in the week ahead without mystery but a growing predicament. For two years the Central Bank has been talking about reducing its effort to goose the economy. First, it was talk about cutting back on...
  • Fed's Dudley hopeful of interest rate hike this year despite weak data

    Fed's Dudley hopeful of interest rate hike this year despite weak data
    A top Federal Reserve policymaker said Monday that he was hopeful the central bank will raise its benchmark short-term interest rate this year despite recent weak economic data. William C. Dudley, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York,...